The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 66 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lotus 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.68% - 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £173 £225
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-17.24% +7.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
324 258 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.99% 33.55% 39.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 173 124
Average daily rate £375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 14
Average hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £29.73 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region.

Lotus Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lotus across the Bristol region.

Lotus Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 10 (90.91%) IBM Notes
2 8 (72.73%) Migration
3 7 (63.64%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Email Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
6 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (9.09%) COBIT
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) ITSM

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) IBM Notes
2 7 (63.64%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Migration Consultant
3 5 (45.45%) Lotus Notes Consultant
3 5 (45.45%) Domino Consultant
4 4 (36.36%) Domino Administrator
4 4 (36.36%) Administrator
5 3 (27.27%) Lotus Notes Administrator
6 2 (18.18%) Analyst
7 1 (9.09%) IT Support
7 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
7 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
7 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Email Migration
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix